DearCustomer- Yes they can try to collect if this was a valid medical bill. What I would suggest is to file a supplemental claim with the insurance company that paid the original bills and simply state that this bill had inadvertently been omitted. You may be beyond the 2 year statute of limitations for an original claim but you can probably claim that this is a continuing claim and that it should be paid.
In the meantime, the collection people with most likely continue to pursue the claim however , unless they actually file suit they cannot attach your assets or garnish your wages.
David Kennett - JD - Attorney at Law
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